GEICO to host job fair for auto damage adjusters in Newton Nov. 4

NEWTON, Mass., October 30, 2013 – If you enjoy working outside and love helping customers get back on the road, then GEICO encourages you to attend an upcoming job fair in Newton, Mass., for auto damage adjusters. The fair will be held on Monday, Nov. 4, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. at the Boston Marriott Newton, located at 2345 Commonwealth Ave., Newton, Mass.

Attendees should apply for positions at careers.geico.com before attending. On-site interviews may be conducted at the job fair.

GEICO is looking for entry-level auto insurance adjusters who have excellent customer service and time management skills, as well as a mechanical aptitude to help customers after an accident. The company is also looking for auto damage adjusters for the Management Development Program (MDP), one of GEICO's leadership programs. Adjuster positions are open in Eastern Massachusetts (east of Worcester) and Providence, R.I.

GEICO offers an extensive, fully paid 12-week training program to prepare you to enter the auto damage adjuster field, including four weeks at the GEICO Auto Damage School in McLean, Va. In addition, the company offers competitive starting salaries, a comprehensive benefits package, continuing education, and a friendly, supportive workplace. For more information and to watch the auto adjuster career video, visit careers.geico.com.

GEICO (Government Employees Insurance Company) is a member of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies and is the second-largest private passenger auto insurance company in the United States. GEICO, which was founded in 1936, provides millions of auto insurance quotes to U.S. drivers annually. The company is pleased to serve more than 14 million private passenger customers and insures more than 23 million vehicles (auto & cycle).

Using GEICO's online service center, policyholders can purchase policies, make policy changes, report claims and print insurance ID cards. Policyholders can also connect to GEICO through the GEICO App, reach a representative over the phone or visit a GEICO local agent.

GEICO also provides insurance quotes on motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), boats, travel trailers and motorhomes (RVs). Coverage for life, homes and apartments is written by non-affiliated insurance companies and is secured through the GEICO Insurance Agency. Commercial auto insurance and personal umbrella protection are also available.

For more information, go to www.geico.com.